The Collected Autobiographies of Maya Angelou (Modern Library)

The Collected Autobiographies of Maya Angelou (Modern Library)

Maya Angelou


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This glossy Library version includes I be aware of Why the Caged chook Sings, assemble jointly in My identify, Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas, the center of a lady, All God’s little ones want touring sneakers, and A tune Flung as much as Heaven.
 
whilst I be aware of Why the Caged chicken Sings was released to common acclaim in 1969, Maya Angelou garnered the eye of a global viewers with the triumphs and tragedies of her formative years within the American South. This soul-baring memoir introduced a six-book epic spanning the sweep of the author’s marvelous existence. Now, for the 1st time, all six celebrated and bestselling autobiographies are available this good-looking one-volume edition.
 
devoted lovers and beginners alike can keep on with the constantly soaking up chronicle of Angelou’s lifestyles: her formative youth in Stamps, Arkansas; the start of her son, man, on the finish of worldwide struggle II; her adventures touring in a foreign country with the famed solid of Porgy and Bess; her event dwelling in a black expatriate “colony” in Ghana; her extreme involvement with the civil rights circulate, together with her organization with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Malcolm X; and, ultimately, the start of her writing career.
 
The accumulated Autobiographies of Maya Angelou traces the simplest and worst of the yankee adventure in an achingly own method. Angelou has chronicled her awesome trip and encouraged humans of each iteration and nationality to embody lifestyles with dedication and keenness.

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